ESF Research Conferences

ESF-EMBO Symposium

Integrated Insect Immunology:
From Basic Biology To Environmental Applications

23 - 28 September 2013

Polonia Castle in Pultusk, Poland

Chaired by: Dr. Dominique Ferrandon, UPR 9022 CNRS, IBMC, Strasbourg, FR
Co-chaired by: Prof. George Christophides, Imperial College London, UK

Programme

Insect immunology has been a topic of intense research for more than a century. Nowadays, it is investigated at many different levels, from molecular and cell biology to populations and ecology. Advanced knowledge is gained by novel large-scale sequencing techniques as well as methodologies for genome-wide manipulation of gene expression, both in model genetic organisms and in insects, which benefit humans and their environment or which are agricultural pests or vectors of human diseases. This knowledge has recently begun to be exploited toward improving human life. This conference aims to bring together scientists from different fields and methodological disciplines of insect immunology to disseminate and discuss the most recent advances in the study of systemic and mucosal innate immunity, microbe-host interactions, and ecological and evolutionary immunity. [more]

The Forward Look Session will be chaired by Jules Hoffmann, CNRS, FR.

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Deadlines

Early Bird deadline: 6 August 2013

Official registration deadline: 3 September 2013

Late registration deadline (all late registrations are subjected to 150 EUR supplement): 11 September 2013

Conference Fees

Conference Fees

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Description

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Grantee

Conference fee will be covered by ESF and its partners

0 €

Assisted

Conference Fee will be partially covered by ESF and its partners

400€

Early Bird

Registration and payment before the early bird deadline

795 €

Normal

Registration and payment by the registration deadline

895€

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